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From: Ciaran McCreesh <ciaranm@×××××××.org>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Profile masking and profiles package.mask
Date: Sat, 30 Sep 2006 13:20:47
Message-Id: 20060930141433.3e892046@snowdrop.home
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Profile masking and profiles package.mask by "Diego 'Flameeyes' Pettenò"
On Sat, 30 Sep 2006 14:40:44 +0200 "Diego 'Flameeyes' Pettenò"
<flameeyes@g.o> wrote:
| On Saturday 30 September 2006 14:25, Ciaran McCreesh wrote:
| > https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=149536#c4
|
| You bring up the point that you don't take any argument?
| 
| The argument is still valid, nobody provided a reason for the change.

It is not a change in policy. It's a codification of existing practice.
Unfortunately, since most of this stuff didn't get written up years ago
when it happened, not everyone is aware of said practice and so a few
profiles from developers who weren't around at the time don't honour it.

-- 
Ciaran McCreesh
Mail                : ciaranm at ciaranm.org
Web                 : http://ciaranm.org/
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Re: [gentoo-dev] Profile masking and profiles package.mask "Diego 'Flameeyes' Pettenò" <flameeyes@g.o>